Il Joon Lee- Co-Portfolio Manager

He received a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Texas and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.  Prior to Chicago, he spent the first six years of his career as a Project Manager and Engineer for BP Amoco.  After Chicago Mr. Lee was a Portfolio Manager/Senior Analyst at Talon Capital, a proprietary hedge fund of JPMorgan Chase. Mr. Lee was a Vice President and Director of Investments / Distressed Securities for Harbert Management Corporation (renamed Harbinger in 2007), a $3 billion hedge fund where he focused on distressed debt of companies in or near bankruptcy. He was the second employee hired by Harbert and was instrumental in helping to grow assets from approximately $25 million to $3 billion in three years. After Harbert, Mr. Lee joined the Blackstone Group as a Managing Director of the Advisor and a fund level partner of a $2 billion Distressed Fund, which he helped to start. He has significant industry exposure in upstream and downstream energy assets, chemicals, and regulated and independent power producers.[*]
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